Dinwiddy House is an undergraduate hall for 1st Year students, housing 523 students.

The Hall is located on Pentonville Road (N1), a 20-minute walk, 10 minute bus and 5 minute tube ride to the SOAS campus. Close to Angel, Camden and Kings Cross, the location offers a cinema, theatres, pubs, restaurants and is 5 minutes walk from the Eurostar terminal with easy access to Paris and Euro Disney, Amsterdam, and Brussels. 

Students are accommodated in flats of 5-7 rooms clustered around a shared kitchen/dining space. All rooms are en-suite. Two single studios and one double studio are also available. It is a self-catered, mixed residence, although applications for single sex flats will be considered where possible.

Please do not apply for this property unless you are an undergraduate student. The property is suitable for students requiring adapted accommodation.

Dinwiddy House is managed by Sanctuary Students.

IFCELS and Summer School students

IFCELS Pre-sessional and Summer programmes - Accommodation is available at special rates within walking distance of SOAS. If you require accommodation with your Pre-sessional or Summer programme, please contact applyaccommodation@soas.ac.uk

Applications and fees 2024/25

Tenancy start dates: 22 September 2024 to 15 June 2025 (38 weeks) or 22 September 2024 to 14 September 2025 (51 weeks).

  • Guarantor not required
  • £400 Advanced rent payment to be made at the point of booking
  • Self-catered accommodation
  • 20 mins walk from SOAS
Room typeWeeksAnnualWeeklySOAS Allocation
Standard en-suite (2.5m x 4m)38£8,735.06£229.87510 rooms in total, available in 38 and 51 weeks
Double Ensuite51£14,691.57£288.0710
Small Studio51£15,311.22£300.221
Medium Studio51£16,394.46£321.461
Large Studio51£19,103.07£374.571


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